Taiwan seeks smart tech partnerships with Saudi Arabia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Representatives from the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) arrived in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday (Dec. 3) to pursue business collaborations in smart technolo...

A biographical snapshot of Google co-founder Sergey Brin

NAME: Sergey Brin AGE: 46 EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland in math and computer science. Master's degree from Stanford University, on le...

Taiwan's vice president greets third largest semiconductor producer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁) welcomed representatives from Lam Research Corporation to the Presidential Office Building on Tuesday (Dec. 3) and encouraged the semic...

Huawei giving employees bonus for coping with US sanctions

BEIJING (AP) — Huawei is paying its employees bonuses totaling more than $285 million as thanks for helping the Chinese tech giant cope with U.S. sanctions that threaten its smartphone and other busin...

AP Interview: Huawei founder says US woes not hardest crisis

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — For decades, Huawei's founder stayed out of sight as it grew to become the biggest maker of network gear for phone carriers and passed Apple as the No. 2 smartphone brand. ...

Huawei founder says US sanctions not his toughest crisis

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — For decades, Huawei's founder stayed out of sight as it grew to become the biggest maker of network gear for phone carriers and passed Apple as the No. 2 smartphone brand. ...

Uber shareholder asks Delaware court to revive lawsuit

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Attorneys for an Uber shareholder are asking Delaware's Supreme Court to overturn a judge's dismissal of a lawsuit against the ride-hailing company and its former CEO. ...

'Nothing-burger': US-China truce leaves big issues for later

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump heralded a breakthrough in U.S.-China trade talks, and markets rallied in relief over a de-escalation in tensions between the world's two biggest eco...

'Nothing-burger': US-China truce leaves big issues for later

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump heralded a breakthrough in U.S.-China trade talks, and markets rallied in relief over a de-escalation in tensions between the world's two biggest economies. ...

US-China issues of dispute remain vast despite trade truce

The Trump administration and China declared a temporary truce Friday in their 15-month trade war. Yet the grievances that led them to impose tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of each other...

Hopes for US-China trade talks rise before Trump meeting

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump sounded upbeat ahead of a meeting he plans to hold later Friday with China's top trade negotiator, offering renewed hope that the world's two biggest economies...

Trump says US-China trade talks are ‘going very well’

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump offered an upbeat assessment of U.S.-China trade talks and said he would meet at the White House on Friday with the leader of the Chinese negotiating tea...

Facing US ban, Huawei emerging as stronger tech competitor

SHENZHEN, China (AP) — Long before President Donald Trump threatened to cut off Huawei's access to U.S. technology, the Chinese telecom equipment maker was pouring money into research that reduces its...

Taiwan is a model of Internet governance: AIT Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is a model worth emulating for its cyber defense and anti-hacking capabilities, American Institute in Taiwan Director Brent Christensen said Friday (July 5). Spe...

Plentiful jobs but slow growth: 10 facts about the expansion

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ten straight years of growth. Unemployment at a five-decade low. Higher wages for the poorest workers. The economic expansion that just became America's longest on ...